Thomas Annandale

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Thomas Annandale, FRCS FRSE (1838–1907) wis a Scots surgeon wha conductit the first repair o the meniscus, the first successfu remuival o an acoustic neuroma an introduced the pre-peritoneal approach tae inguinal hernia repair.[1][2]

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  1. Di Matteo B, Tarabella V, Filardo G, Viganò A, Tomba P, Marcacci M (September 2013). "Thomas Annandale: the first meniscus repair". Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy. 21 (9): 1963–6. doi:10.1007/s00167-013-2490-3. PMID 23575648. 
  2. "Regius Chair of Clinical Surgery" (PDF). Edinburgh University. Retrieved 19 October 2014.